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Oct 15, 2012 2:30am EDT
one game lead over the giants. game two tonight in san francisco. >>> can't wait for you to say some of the nhl names, if they ever come back. there is a big college football win for mississippi this weekend. but an even bigger victory for change. >> i love this story. ole miss crowned its first african-american homecoming queen. 50 years ago, courtney roxanne pierson would have been banned from attending the university simply because she is black. a notorious segregation policy, ended when james meredith was admitted in 1962. pierson says her honor couldn't have come at a better time. >> you want to say it is about time. but you also just want to say -- congratulations to her. >> crazy. think about trajectory of things. when they let james meredith in, riots broke out. two people died. injured. decade later, first black homecoming queen. progress comes slowly. at least it comes. >> can't take the smile off her face. >> enjoy the moment. >> monday morning quarterback, courtesy of -- yours truly. >> we'll wrap the highlights and lowlights of sunday's nfl action. you are watching "worl
ABC
Oct 15, 2012 2:05am EDT
got under way in san francisco last night. the cardinals took an early 6-0 lead over the giants. then the giants narrowed the gap with a four-run rally in the fourth. not enough and the card held on to win, final score, 6-4. >>> in american league, detroit/new york. game two in this one. jeff nelson admittedly blew a call in the eighth inning, declaring, omar ifante safe at second. clearly out. out. thatten fura einfuriated manage argued, he was tossed out of the game. and scored two runs after all the hoopla. final score, 3-0 in favor of the tigers. >> the tigers. >> the victory puts the tigers up 2-1 over the yanks. alcs moves to detroit for game three. coming up tomorrow night. in the national league. cardinals one game lead over the giants. game two tonight in san francisco. >>> can't wait for you to say some of the nhl names, if they ever come back. there is a big college football win for mississippi this weekend. but an even bigger victory for change. >> i love this story. ole miss crowned its first african-american homecoming queen. 50 years ago, courtney roxanne pierson would
ABC
Oct 25, 2012 2:35am EDT
mild fan. >> oh, oh. >> because it is my home state. >> tempered opinion. the san francisco giants are out to an early world series lead, thanks to three home runs from pablo sandoval, got three homers in a world series game. >> the long layoff didn't do any favors. all giants in the end. game two in the best of seven series in san francisco. if i am cheering for one another. my home state. >> mild fan. fair weather. coming up. freedom lost. authorities catch up with a monkey who has been hanging around tampa for years. >> first, a fascinating story, a scientist who says he can prove heaven is real. it's all coming up. ♪ ♪ just keep on living ♪ ♪ how far is heaven? ♪ >> announcer: "world news now" weather brought to you by united health care. that's a good thing, but it doesn't cover everything. only about 80% of your part b medical expenses. the rest is up to you. so consider an aarp medicare supplement insurance plan, insured by unitedhealthcare surance company. like all standardized medicare supplement plans, they pick up some of what medicare doesn't pay. and save you
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Oct 22, 2012 2:30am EDT
tonight for the giants and cardinals. san francisco's four-run, fourth inning, powered them to a game six win against st. louis. forces the do or die. winner goes to the world series gail seven. who would have thought a one game season. that's what it is coming down to. fall classic starts wednesday night in st. louis or san francisco. >> who would have thought the yankees weren't going to be in it? >> the yankees get sweeped. >> smoked. >> smoked. the bronx bomber there. didn't want to rub it in. >> i was very disappointed. >> imagine you are. talk about the one that got away. a group of australian fishermen got the catch when a 600 pound black marlin jumped into their boat. the skipper says they were lucky to walk away, when the spear like snout came at them. the marlin struggled for a few second. then managed to shake itself free and take back off. the marlin is one of the fastest fish on earth. get this it can reach speed of 80 miles an hour. >> they must have been going did that just happen? what? >> how big it is. >> man. coming up next, did you see that debate between michelle
ABC
Oct 1, 2012 2:05am EDT
the warmest day of the year in san francisco. seattle is pleasant and dry. >>> little weakake-up call for parents. how much tv do you think your kids are watching? a few hours a day. probably a lot more. researchers say, children between the ages of 8 months and 8 years are exposed to nearly four hours of background television every day. and kids in the poorest families even more. they were exposed to between 5 and 6 hours every day. the solution, the authors of the study recommend turning off the tv at meal and play times. ironically, i let my kids watch a program in the morning before school. and then usually one during dinner because -- >> during dinner. the sacred hour? >> they eat their food. >> they are young. very young actually. >> the only way i can set them to sit at the table and eat. >> they're younger than i mentioned. >>> as long as kids are getting out and exercising and doing home work and all the other things me personally, i watched a ton of cartoons as a kid. and like i said it didn't do me any damage. >> damage, huh. >> far as i know. >> my parents were adamant. i
ABC
Oct 26, 2012 2:35am EDT
correspondent, nick watt, sitting there taking one for the team in a san francisco space slapping salon. and you actually took one for the team too. >> i did. they say it is supposed to do wonders for wrinkles, with circulation in your face, you know for $350, if i've remember correctly. expensive stuff. best video of the week. and nick a brave soul, dogged journalist for doing that. all that slapping had nick feeling -- >> poor guy. >> apparently nick likes it rough. had him feeling sleepy. he went to l.a. where he met other tired folks and their tired friend. >> reporter: darcy and charlie are on their way to the park. she yawns. he yawns. because he is feeling what she is feeling. >> you can tell from the sad mood, i will get a lick on the cheek, something look that. >> reporter: when you yawn, your dog yawns. swedish scientists here they are at work just proved that dogs actually empathize. that's why they find human yawns contagious. >> not just yawns, but they also took on the e motie emotion thag usually signifies, sleepiness and tiredness. >> reporter: it works well, 69% o
ABC
Oct 9, 2012 2:35am EDT
appeal to voter. he told supporters in san francisco they must be almost obsessive in getting out the vote. the president and mitt romney returned to the crucial state of ohio later today to campaign in that critical state. >>> first lady michelle obama is sharing a bit what goes on behind the closed dufrz the white house. in a "nightline" interview she told cynthia mcfadden she steers clear of trying to influence her husband's approximately sees instead sticking to causes like fighting childhood obesity. mrs. obama talked about how comfortable the president is around women. >> this is one of the things i love about barack, he is so used to having strong women in his life. you know, it's odd. i tell him that this is somehow, you know, god keeping his testosterone in check. because really he is surrounded by women. >> the first lady says she no longer has doubts that they're doing what is best for their family and for the country as well. >>> the search for a missing fifth grader near denver is still coming up police looked for jessica ridgeway. vanished on her way off to school friday
ABC
Oct 10, 2012 1:40am PDT
yesterday. san francisco stayed alive against cincinnati. they won 2-1. the red lead the series, 2-1. and there are games in all four playoff series set for today. so if you are a baseball fan this is your favorite time of year. >> exactly. >> getting done to the nitty-gritty. >> right. this is my favorite time of year. >> really? >> the holidays. it is officially time to start getting ready for the holidays. simply because neiman marcus is out with its over-the-top christmas catalog. who doesn't love that? >> guessing you're a big neiman marcus fan. >> most expensive item, his/hers watches from van cleef & arpels, trips to paris, they can be yours for over $1 million. >> oh, that cheap? for those on a budget like most of us can kid a special edition red mclaren sports car. all yours for just $354,000. just a paltry sum there. i'll take the watch for christmas, sunny, appreciate that. thank you. >> you got it. >>> coming up a common household product is actually starting fires without a spark. tell you what it is and how you can keep your home safe. >>> first, the story of a spy, a t
ABC
Oct 17, 2012 2:35am EDT
rich guy in san francisco said i'm going to drive around this construction zone, yeah, that's when he got his beautiful porsche all wrapped up in the cement and had to get stuck causing tens of thousands of dollars worth of dama >>> this morning on "world news now," town hall tension, the candidates bring in the fire for their second presidential debate. >> the gloves came off as president obama and mitt romney did battle with body language both fighting for the upper hand. it is wednesday, october 17th. >> good wednesday morning, everybody. hump day, i'm rob nelson. >> are we going to do the humpty hump dance. >> later on in the show, you know we always do. >> i'm paula farris. voters and experts were alike were visit vetted by this, booing contest is where we tout this would go. details of the debate as well as what the analysts are saying. first a look at some other stories we're covering for you this half hour. >> yes, indeed. no victory for the captain of this ship, a 72-foot sailboat skippered by an america's cup champion, well, takes a spectacular turnover. >> also this half ho
ABC
Oct 19, 2012 2:35am EDT
, seventh innings. cards beat san francisco, 8-3 to take a three-games advantage in their series. game five tonight. cardinals can clinch. sets up a rematch of the world series, tigers/cardinals. cardinals won. hopefully the tigers will win this time. michigan. >> must be scratching their head. how did we just roll over the yankees in four straight games. they must feel like, huh, what was that? >> you wonder if it will hurt them, game six, game seven. tigers will have time on their hands. barry zito, and the first time, the yankees have been swept in ape post season series in 32 years. >> okay. did seem remarkable to me. and it is. 32 years. you heard it from paula. >> the first time in a lot of people's lifetime. >> exactly right. >> still ahead on "world news now" -- from honey boo boo to hillbilly hand fishing. redneck reality all the rage. what is behind the surge from the south. >> speaking of entertainment, the candidates taking time to lighten the mood. the best of the al smith dinner, straight ahead. you are watching "world news now." ♪ ♪ >> announcer: "world news now" wea
ABC
Oct 11, 2012 2:35am EDT
. >>> yesterday's other games, saint louis beat washington to take 2-1 lead in the series. san francisco, topped cincinnati. that series is typed. and back in american league, oakland from two runs down in the ninth to win, 4-3. force a game five later today. following any of the baseball sunny? >> i'm from the bronx. >> yes, you are. really are from the bronx. >> all about the yankees. >> ibanez, pinch hit home run in the ninth. post season. game winning home run in the 12th. money. reggie jackson. >> you can never count out a bronx bomber. ever. >> ever. the greatest winning sports franchise in the history of sports. sorry. >> no problem. coming up, an important warning about the airbags in your car. how some people are learning the hard way that those bags are not factory approved. >>> first, forget glass ceilings. introduce you to a woman who shalter shattered barriers in the sky. you are watching "world news now." ♪ ♪ follow the wings. [ female announcer ] with the 2-in-1 swiffer sweeper, a great clean doesn't have to take long. i'm done. are you thinking what i'm thinking? ♪ give me
ABC
Oct 24, 2012 1:40am PDT
news now. first off, world series starts tonight. the detroit tigers take on the san francisco giants. >> go tigers. our baseball story here, though, nothing do with the fall classic everything to do with the game doing some good here's kevin quinn of our station in houston >> okay, guys, here we go! >> reporter: they call themselves team texas. as determined a bunch as any you'll find. >> good. >> reporter: they have down syndrome, autism, and other disabilities macy gonzalez is 11 and she is blind, but that doesn't keep her or any of them from playing the game >> it's not actually hard. >> reporter: macy refuses to hit off a tee and rejected the use of a ball that beeps. >> it doesn't go far and it's really heavy >> reporter: a teammate helps her feel, giving her directional tips to find the ball. special needs three years ago. >> we show them they can do it. we tell them they can do it. >> reporter: these kids have been sidelined, watching their siblings play this team giving them a chance to get on the field too. >> i can't even explain it, the happiness that i feel. you know, the
ABC
Oct 23, 2012 2:35am EDT
cascades, sierra nevada. wet day from seattle to san francisco. off and on showers, upper midwest, great lakes and northeast. >> 60s from boston to new york. 70s from indianapolis to colorado springs. 80s across the south. 50s in the pacific north west. >>> well, the mother and daughter who own a new hampshire riding farm lost 14 horses when their barn burned last month. but now, they're welcoming a survivor. they thought dumbo the cat had been lost, until after the fire they were out looking for the ashes. >> their pig, miss colby seemed to be on a mission. she led them to the woods where they found gumbo, badly burned but alive. home from the hospital and doing just fine thankfully. >> the happy animal story on the overnights. very lucky for dumbo. >>> coming up we will sit down with senior washington editor rick klein to get his take on last night's big debate. >> later, important new recommendations for women. issued new guidelines for pap tests. you are watching "world news now." >> announcer: "world news now" weather brought to you by consumer cellular. follow the wings. you
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Oct 23, 2012 1:40am PDT
to san francisco. scattered showers around fargo, minneapolis, chicago, and detroit. also, in new york and new england. >> 60s in the northeast. not bad for getting late october. mostly 70s in the midwest. and in the plains. 80s in dallas, miami, and new orleans. >>> 80s. always nice. >> 80s in october. beautiful. >>> well, coming up, the ever-shrinking family home, how cozy is now cool. >> we know about cozy in new york. >>> first forget all the robocalls, political candidates these days are taking what they're calling targeted advertising to a whole new level. why you may get different ads than your neighbors. you're watching "world news now." ♪ advertising man >> announcer: "world news now" weather brought to you by united health care. that's a good thing, but it doesn't cover everything. only about 80% of your part b medical expenses. the rest is up to you. so consider an aarp medicare supplement insurance plan, insured by unitedhealthcare insurance company. like all standardized medicare supplement plans, they pick up some of what medicare doesn't pay. and save you up to th
ABC
Oct 15, 2012 3:00am PDT
francisco. game two tonight in san francisco. after the blown call, joe girardi is begging for replays, not just for home runs and, you know, foul balls, but for everything. >> i support the replay. why not go for accuracy if we can do it. we have the technology. interesting, girardi, four of five ejections against the detroit tigers. he was true to form last night. there's some speculation too. is this a career-ender for jeter? >> too early to say that. way too early. got to see how the bone fuses. >> always the case. >>> coming up next, the story of a teenager suffering from a rare flesh-eating bacteria. how she's finally returning to the life she loves. >>> plus, i traveled to texas to meet a woman accused of killing her foster child. why she says she is innocent. we've got her story coming up on "world news now." ♪ >> announcer: "world news now" weather brought to you by consumer cellular. weather brought to you by consumer cellular. 3q get irresistibly clean and fresh carpets in your home with resolve deep clean powder. the moist powder removes three times more dirt than vacuumi
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Oct 22, 2012 2:05am EDT
lower elevations, seattle to san francisco. thunderstorms from minneapolis, green bay, chicago, st. louis, dallas. >> 80s from dallas to miami. 60s in the northeast. mostly 70s from indianapolis to salt lake city. >>> some incredible video this morning, showing what happens when an unsuspecting pedestrian wanders into the middle of a police chase. >> yes, take a look dash-cam footage. young man in the street as a speeding squad car comes barrelling into him. but get this, amazingly he lands on his feet. and casually walks away. >> unbelievable. lucky for him able to think fast enough. jump on to the hood and avoid serious injury or death. >> yeah. >> that jump. saved his life. >> saved his life. absolutely right. instead of getting pushed down. would have hit his head on the pavement. how it happens. >> almost like cat-like reflexes. i don't know i would have been able to act that way. >> in your mind, going, not good, whatever you are saying. then you think to jump. thank goodness he did. >> gosh, smart thinking. >> lance armstrong spoke out for the first time this weekend since b
ABC
Oct 16, 2012 1:40am PDT
on to the world series, the san francisco giants didn't take long, taking the lead latest night against st. louis. their first batter angel pagan hitting a solo home run, bottom of the first inning. then the giants broke it wide open in the fourth. taking on four more runs. that would prove to be enough. san francisco goes on to win, 7-1. so this sears, the nlcs, is tied. game three wednesday night in st. louis. game three of the alcs, tonight in detroit, tigers leading that series, 2-0 over the yankees. >>> then there is this, a video that just makes us want to say or even scream "do not try this yourself, please." >> check out this little brain surgeon here. the one dangling that piece of food right in the face of the massive crocodile. now, give him some credit for keeping his head. when he sinks into the mud a precarious situation. eventually the croc gets his food. and this really intelligent dude heads back to his mensa meeting, i guess. can you imagine toying with a croc like that? you got to be kidding me. >> he should be crying crocodile tears. that was so dumb. >> dent
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Oct 17, 2012 1:40am PDT
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Oct 30, 2012 1:40am PDT
lot of other buildings in san francisco, basking in the orange glow of victory. preparations underway for the giants victory parade on halloween. >> dan: good stuff. you can watch the parade live at 11:00 a.m. right here on abc7. we'll stream it live at abc7news.com and on our ipad. parade will start at foot of market street and move up the street to civic center plaza just like it did two years ago back in 2010. >> carolyn: mass transit is offering help, bart will be offering a rush hour schedule all day long, longer trains and more of them. caltrain and muni will run extra trains. it will force muni reroute many downtown bus lines. golden gate ferry is offering additional service. we all have this at abc7news.com. >> dan: a local school could have lost a teacher to budget cuts. >> carolyn: michael finney is here to telling you about pro-active parents.>> >> parents at sunny side elementary were not about to take it lying down so they turned to the internet. up next, she helped save a teachers job and you can too at your school. >> dan: facebook employees deny why dozens of instant m
ABC
Oct 12, 2012 2:35am EDT
national league division showdown, san francisco over cincinnati. a win first time the team has come back from the 2-0, ds, best of five. washington beet st. louis by a one. that series going to game five today as well. >> very cool. all right, coming up next, just ahead, continuing coverage of last night's vice presidential debate. find out from our political analyst how the candidate did. >> later, a much deserved homecoming. robin roberts bacack in her own bed this morning. and an update coming up. ♪ ♪ ♪ things can only get better ♪ believe me this is going to make you stronger ♪ ♪ gonna make you stronger >> announcer: "world news now" weather -- brought to you by no no hair removal. follow the wings. >>> well now that the debate has wrapped up, the scorecard are in on who had the best hits and where the points were made. >> "nightline" brought in heavyweight political analysts. take a listen and see what marks they gave the veeps. >> i thought what ryan had to do was stand toe to toe with joe biden, the basis for grading him on style. and i thought he closed what was not j
ABC
Oct 8, 2012 2:30am EDT
, the 49ers ran rough -- what they did today to buffalo out in san francisco, and that's too embarrassing losses for the bills this season. phenomenal effort by the 49ers. i will go houston and the 49ers, if you want to talk nfc and afc for the best teams. >> check out jason's -- there's a crusty hotdog for you. there you go. >> i don't want to eat after you. here. >> i can't fit it all. >>> time in the latest news right now. the nfl picks competition. and we are joined here as we always are, by the kpheurb. >> whatever. we will get to the standings, but first, jack, remind us of the features games. no more notre dame talk, okay? >> future games. jason touched on some of them. the falcons and the redskins and the eagles and the steelers, and miami at cincinnati and seattle at a rather disappointing carolina. >> for the week it was paula and the "w," and football nation at 3-1. well done this week. and the commissioner not as well -- congratulations to you as well. >> it's me and the nation. we are together. a couple. you and i, the viewers, and we have a game behind us and th
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Oct 29, 2012 2:05am EDT
bring. but for these san francisco giants, they are waking up this morning as world series champions. the giants defeated the detroit tigers last night in game four, final score of this one, 4-3, the game went ten innings. gave the giants their second world series title in three years. a clean sweep for the giants. what happened to your tigers, paula, not even competitive? >> they swept the yankees. they had the near week-long layoff. and they were idle for a week. i don't think, it doesn't, in the playoffs doesn't help in major league baseball. all about momentum. kudos to the giants, on the brink in the ds and cs. they did it. >> feel bad their championship day will be overshadowed by the weather. >> i don't think they really care. >> west coast, whatever they're going to party. congratulations, guys didn't forget about you. next, our coverage of hurricane sandy continues after the break. we will bring you essential tips to keep you and your family safe. >> first a little distraction. sit down with espn radio new york's, jason page, to recap sun day's nfl action. all coming of on "
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